One way for a country to accelerate the pace toward ending hunger and undernutrition is to learn from the successes of other countries. Officially launched on June 29, 2016, Nourishing Millions: Stories of Change in Nutrition helps fill this need. The book offers case studies of particular successes in nutrition security involving a wide range […]
June 14, 2016 was the launch of the 2016 Global Nutrition Report—an annual assessment of countries’ progress in meeting global nutrition targets and commitments. The Report aims to make it easier for governments and other stakeholders to actually make high impact commitments to end malnutrition in all its forms. It is also a key tool […]
Following the formal launch of Compact2025, the Leadership Council held its first meeting to provide strategic guidance toward realizing the vision of the initiative in its four focal countries. Leaders from each focal country made clear that there is strong commitment back home to end hunger and undernutrition. They discussed how Compact2025 can support them […]
The Compact2025 Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) held its first meeting just after the formal launch of the initiative. Experts came together from the public and private sectors, civil society, and academia, and from various fields, including agriculture, nutrition, and health. They discussed how Compact2025 can make the most effective and efficient impacts in focal countries […]
IFPRI would like to applaud UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s leadership, with ICN2 and the Zero Hunger Challenge, in calling for a global partnership of multiple stakeholders to eliminate hunger and malnutrition.